The Power of Joyful Nostalgia

Photo: The Swimming Area at The Highlands Camp, Ohio, 1978 As a kid, summer camp was something I looked forward to each year and the memories created have remained strong. This was an annual chance to get away from “regular” life and immerse ourselves in the natural world. A chance to get away from the…

Give The Most Meaningful Gift

Written by our Footpath Friend and guest writer, Theresa, who truly understands growing up without many opportunities. ***** My childhood was equal parts hardship and humor.  As a writer, I usually focus on funny stories like the time my brother didn’t have school shoes so he wore our sister’s softball cleats.  Everywhere he went, he…

Learn About Footpath!

Footpath Foundation is a Cleveland nonprofit that believes every kid should have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential in life. We give kids this chance by introducing them to nature and meaningful outdoor experiences such as summer camp, adventure courses and farm life. Research shows that this generation of children is spending less time outside than ever…